Marcy @marcschm ?

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  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity Four Discussion   1 year, 6 months ago · View

    I’m sure that being at Hood in Oregon made the lesson more exciting. Even though you are an administrative assistant, you could still share this experience with a classroom and take them to Google Earth to show where the volcano is locate.

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity One Discussion   1 year, 6 months ago · View

    Not sure why themes isn’t working for you. You are gonna really like the bookmarks that you can pull up from any computer. I use this all the time.

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Scholarship Available!   1 year, 6 months ago · View

    Today we hear the acronym  GIS in many conversations, especially when locating directions on mobile devices.  Also, many of our vehicles have some type of device that utilizes GIS.  Even our farming equipment today is loaded with GIS devices of some kind   GIS stands for geographic information system which integrates hardware, software, and data for [...]

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: Explain Everything   1 year, 7 months ago · View

    ThumbnailTheExplain Everything app  provides the perfect tool for students to create a digital story,  complete with audio and animation. View the tutorial at http://ipaddiction.blogspot.com/2013/05/explain-everything-video-tutorial.html Activitity: Science Students create tutorials that contained names of the planets, information of those planets, their path of travel, and other features that students wanted to include.  See example of student videos at English/Writing [...]

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Schedule   1 year, 7 months ago · View

    So glad you enjoyed the class. Remember you can always contact Kelly or me if you need help finding something discussed.

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: Quick Actions for Student Success   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    ThumbnailAt this time of the year are your students in need of some motivation and change?  As I was catching up on some reading, I came across a blog entitled, 20 Quick Actions You Can Do Today To Set Your Classroom Up For Massive Success” by Tess Pajaron .  Even though many of these suggestions are for the beginning [...]

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity One Discussion   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    As a grandmother, I was glad you share the Coloring Pages, MeeGenius! Children’s Books and iStoryBooks as I’m always looking for things for my grandchildren.

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: St. Patrick’s Day Classroom Activities   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    With St. Patrick’s day approaching, I thought it would be fun to share a few activities that could be used in the classroom.  Here are some things  I received from Your Share My Lesson weekly resources newsletter that might be fun to try.  Share My Lesson for Teachers , by teachers for teachers, is  a great [...]

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity One Discussion   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    It is always good to read individual thoughts about using Chrome’s online bookmarks and how it would be beneficial to their classroom teaching. I haven’t explored the 3D Solar System adding, but glad you found something that works for you and your students.

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post:   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    Thumbnail Curriki (Curriculum + Wiki) is an online community for creating and sharing curricula and teaching best practices.  The month of March, they are sharing some great resources for English Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science.  For English Language Arts, this month’s theme is Poetry.  For Social Studies the theme is Women’s History.  For Math, March [...]

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grants Available   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    The CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grants are available this school year.  The representative called February 19, 2013 to confirm the award.  North Dakota has been awarded $15,000 for the 12-13 school year.  Completed proposal are due March 15, 2013.  Three grants of $5,000 each will be awarded by March 25, 2013.  The details and the [...]

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: FBI’s Cybersafety Website for Students and Teachers   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Looking for something that will help your students understand cyber safety?   The FBI has a revamped a website called Safe Online Surfing . http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=cOSu7O1OpR0   The site features six grade-specific “islands”—for third- through eighth-grade students—highlighting various aspects of cyber security through games, videos, and other interactive features. Each island has either seven or eight areas [...]

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity Two Discussion   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Glad to see you are getting things to work.

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: 5 Easy Ways to Get Involved in America Saves Week   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    America Saves Week is February 25 – March 2, 2013 .  Since many of my clientele know me as  a former business teacher, I get asked many times if I know of any projects or sites that can be used in the business classroom. I came across this article in a newsletter that I received from the [...]

  • Marcy wrote a new blog post: Comments   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Managing Comments–I have always wondered about comments as I monitor my online classes. Here’s what I learned: A yellow row means the comment is waiting for you to moderate it. In the Author column,  the commenter’s IP address is shown. Clicking on this link will show you all the comments made from this IP address. In the [...]

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity Five Discussion   1 year, 11 months ago · View

    Thanks for sharing.

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity Five Discussion   1 year, 11 months ago · View

    What a great way to get your students involved in what is happening in today’s world!

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity Five Discussion   1 year, 11 months ago · View

    As a past high school instructor, I can relate to always trying to find pictures to enhance presentations. I was excited to see that your students are now experimenting with embedding You Tube videos. Good for them!

  • Marcy commented on the blog post Activity One Discussion   1 year, 11 months ago · View

    Great!

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